WENDY WHITE b. 1971 Deep River, CT Lives and works in New York, NY EDUCATION 2003 MFA Mason Gross School of the Arts, Rutgers University, NJ 1993 BFA Savannah College of Art & Design, Savannah, GA SOLO EXHIBITIONS 2014 Van Horn, Düsseldorf, Germany (March) 2013 Pick Up a Knock, Andrew Rafacz, Chicago, IL (catalog) Wendy White, Maruani and Noirhomme, Brussels, Belgium (catalog) 2012 Pix Vää, Leo Koenig, Inc., New York, NY En Asfalto, Galeria Moriarty, Madrid, Spain Radio Lampor, Van Horn, Düsseldorf, Germany 2011 6 Years/6 Works, University of Tennessee, Chattanooga, TN 2010 French Cuts, Andrew Rafacz Gallery, Chicago, IL Up w/Briquette, Leo Koenig, Inc, New York, NY (catalog) 2009 Feel Rabid or Not, Galeria Moriarty, Madrid, Spain 2008 Autokennel, Leo Koenig, Inc, New York, NY 2006 Chunk Lite, Solomon Projects, Atlanta, GA Wendy White, Sixtyseven, New York, NY 2003 Silver Tongued, Solomon Projects, Atlanta, GA 2000 Spilled in Spaces, Solomon Projects, Atlanta, GA TWO-PERSON EXHIBITIONS 2012 Performing Painting (with José Parla), Savannah College of Art & Design, Savannah, GA So Athletic (with Henning Strassburger), Der Verein zur Förderung von Kunst und Kultur am Rosa-Luxemburg-Platz, Berlin, Germany GROUP EXHIBITIONS 2014? SHAKTI, Brand New Gallery, Milan, Italy (Jan) 2013? The Digital Divide, Sies + Höke, Düsseldorf, Germany; curated by Henning Strassburger ? Seventh-Inning Stretch, Eric Firestone Gallery, East Hampton, NY; curated by Carlo McCormick and Eric Firestone? All Fucking Summer, Gavlak Gallery, Palm Beach, FL? XSTRACTION, The Hole, New York, NY (catalog forthcoming) ?After Hours 2: Murals on the Bowery, sponsored by Art Production Fund and The New Museum, New York, NY ?Painted Perfect, Anonymous Gallery, Mexico City DF GROUP EXHIBITIONS (cont.) 2012 Hue & Cry, Space S2, Sotheby’s, New York, NY (catalog) News from Chicago and New York City, Fiebach Minninger, Cologne, Germany Raw, Ille Arts, Amagansett, NY Against Interpretation, organized by Whatspace, Tilburg, NL (catalog) Idealizing the Imaginary: Invention and Illusion in Contemporary Painting, Oakland University Art Gallery, Rochester, MI; curated by Dick Goody (catalog) 2011 Let Your Light In, Country Club, Los Angeles, CA A Painting Show, Harris Lieberman, New York, NY BNA: Brooklyn to Nashville, ZieherSmith pop-up gallery, Nashville, TN Gold Records, Daily Operation, New York, NY; curated by Jon Lutz Informal Relations, Indianapolis Museum of Contemporary Art, Indianapolis, IN; curated by Scott Grow 2010 Vivid: Female Currents in Painting, Schroeder Romero, New York, NY; curated by Janet Phelps Third Thoughts, CCA Andratx, Mallorca, Spain; curated by Barry Schwabsky and Carol Szymanski Graphic Abstraction, Moot Gallery, SCAD Hong Kong Painting Comes Alive!, Artjail, New York, NY; organized by Erik den Breejen I’ll Let You Be in my Dreams if I Can Be in Yours, Fredericks & Freiser, New York, NY Shape Language, Nicole Klagsbrun Gallery, New York, NY? Platinum Metre, Aschenbach & Hofland, Amsterdam, The Netherlands; curated by Koen Delaere This is the Book I Have Written for You, Park Life, San Francisco, CA; curated by Bill Todd Bushwick Schlacht!, Fortress to Solitude, Brooklyn, NY; curated by Guillermo Creus Quick While Still, Heist Gallery, New York, NY; curated by Colin Huerter (catalog) Borderland Abstraction, Bemis Center for Contemporary Arts, Omaha, NE; curated by Hesse McGraw No Vacancy, The Butcher’s Daughter, Detroit, MI; curated by Valaire van Slyck 2009 Quick While Still, Motus Fort, Tokyo, Japan Jettison: New Ideas in Abstraction, Austin Peay State University, Clarksville, TN (catalog) Maximal Minimal, Art Advisory, Lugano, Switzerland Rattled by the Rush, Andrew Rafacz Gallery, Chicago, IL Mergers & Acquisitions, the Atlanta Contemporary Art Center, Atlanta, GA 2008 Pure Optic Ray, Fred - Leipzig, Leipzig, Germany Doppelganger, Mason Gross School of the Arts, Rutgers University, New Brunswick, NJ Accident Blackspot, Freight + Volume, New York, NY and Galerie Markus Winter, Berlin, Germany Insideout, Galeria Moriarty, Madrid, Spain Some Abstraction Occurs, 65GRAND, Chicago, IL; curated by Tiffany Calvert Freeze Frame, Thrust Projects, New York, NY; organized by Elizabeth Cooper 2007 Late Liberties, John Connelly Presents, New York, NY; curated by Augusto Arbizo The Show's So Nice, Monya Rowe, New York, NY Material Presence, Marsh Project Gallery, Herron School of Art, Indianapolis, IN (catalog) Emergent Behavior, Martin Art Gallery, Muhlenberg College, Allentown, PA (catalog) 2006 Norf*kneasters Take Pluto, Pluto, Brooklyn, NY; curated by Nicole Eisenman Twist it Twice, Moti Hasson Gallery, New York, NY; curated by Franklin Evans Le Show, V&A Gallery, New York, NY Boat Show, High Energy Constructs, Los Angeles, CA Twenty Eight Days, Wendy Cooper Gallery, Chicago, IL GROUP EXHIBITIONS (cont.) 2004 So Few the Opportunities, So Many the Mistakes, Champion Fine Art, Brooklyn, NY; curated by Josh Smith (catalog) AWARDS 2012 Painting Fellowship, New York Foundation for the Arts, New York, NY 2008 Artists' Fellowship, Inc. Grant, New York, NY 2005 Painting Grant, George & Helen Segal Foundation, NJ 2004 The Space Program, Marie Walsh Sharpe Art Foundation, New York, NY BIBLIOGRAPHY 2013 Berni, Alessandro. "The Magnificent 9 New York," Artribune (Italy), June 21.?Maida, Stephanie. "Everything You Need to Know This Week on New York's Art Scene," Guest of a Guest, June 14.? Russeth, Andrew. "12 Things to Do in New York's Art World Before June 16," The New York Observer, June 10.? "Art de grand échelle," Elle Déco Belgium, June, pg. 26.? Stopa, Jason. "Whitehot Watch," Whitehot Magazine, May 2013 (online).? Wilson, Michael. "Spotlight: Wendy White," New American Paintings, Volume 18, April/May.? "Fine Art Profile: Wendy White," Creative Quarterly, No. 29, pg. 66-69. 2012 Vogel, Carol. "The Art World, Blurred," The New York Times, Oct 28. Fee, Brian. "A Celebration of City Living: Wendy White at Leo Koenig Inc," New American Paintings, Oct 15.? Dupont, Brian. "Dividing Line: Wendy White at Leo Koenig," Idiom Magazine, Oct 8.? Yau, John. "On Top of the Rubble: Recent Work by Wendy White," Hyperallergic, Sept 23.? Hauser, EJ. "Wendy White," BOMB Magazine, Issue 121, Sept.? Peña, Arthur. "Wendy White Interview," Curbs and Stoops, Sept 11. ?Zevitas, Steven. "Twelve Must-See Painting Shows: September 2012," Huffington Post, Sept 10.? Hersh, Allison. "SCAD Alumni Conduct Dueling Dialog," Savannah Morning News, Sept 9. ?"100 Fall Shows to See Around the World," Modern Painters, Aug 27. Rhodes, David. “A Letter to Moira Dryer,” The Brooklyn Rail, April. Müller, Regine. "Unbürokratische Co-Existenz," Handelsblatt, February 2.? Wach, Alexandra. "Schöner Wohnen Mit Punk," Arnet.de, January 30. Kann, Oliver and Frederik, Frede. "Wendy White," interview, Freunde von Freunden, Berlin, January 25. Stewart-Sanabria, Denise. “Wendy White,” Art Papers, January/February. 2011 ? Crumb, Michael. "The Year in Visual Arts Top Ten," Chattanooga Pulse, December 29.? Crumb, Michael. "Relativity of Abstraction: Wendy White," Chattanooga Pulse, October 26.? "Wendy White: 6 Years/6 Works," Chattanooga Times Free Press, September 30.? Vitamin P2: New Perspectives in Painting, ed. Matthew Price, essay by Barry Schwabsky, Phaidon Inc.? "Wendy White: 6 Years/6 Works," Chattanooga Times, September 30.? Eisenman, Nicole. "Artists on AbEx," Artforum, Summer.? Hirsch, Faye. "Lawler, Wearing Put Women on Top at Gallery Week," Art in America, May 10. Smith, Roberta. "Art in Review: 'Vivid' and 'Pavers'," The New York Times, January 21.? Vélez, Pedro. "Chicago 2010," Artnet.com, January 13.? WHITE / BIBLIOGRAPHY (cont.) Zevitas, Steven. "11 to Watch in 2011: Editor's Picks," New American Paintings, January 10.? Markus, Liz. "10 Painters, 10 Palettes: New York," Huffington Post, February 25. Kutscher, Barbara. "Leben Auf der überholspur," Weltkunst, No. 1, January, pg. 38-40. 2010? Swartz, Anne. "Wendy White," Artpapers, November/December, pg. 54.? Julious, Brit. "Wendy White," ARTWRIT, Volume IV, Fall.? Butler, Sharon. "Abstract Expressionist New York: Line and Legacy." The Huffington Post, December 14. Ise, Claudine. "Four for Fall," Art:21, September 28.? Weinberg, Lauren. "Wendy White, French Cuts," Time Out Chicago, Issue 291 : Sep 23–29. Ritchie, Abraham. "Wendy White, French Cuts," ArtSlant Chicago, September 20. Podcast Interview, "Episode 264: Wendy White," Bad at Sports, Sept 19. Weinberg, Lauren. "Fall Opening Critic's Picks," Time Out Chicago, September 9-15, 2010, pg. 52. Markus, Liz. "Chelsea Openings," The Huffington Post, June 25. Saltz, Jerry. "Critic's Pick: Wendy White," New York Magazine, May 10, pg. 121.? Finch, Charlie. "Must Bad Painting Be Good?" Artnet Magazine, www.artnet.com, April 30.? "Dana Frankfort & Wendy White in Conversation," NYFA Current, www.nyfa.org, April 28.? Exhibition catalog, "Wendy White," published by Leo Koenig Inc., April.? Krainak, Michael J., "Border Crossings," Omaha Weekly Reader, February 4.? "Chaos Continuum," ROJO®EVER, Sintonison S.L., Sao Paulo and Barcelona, January 10.? 2009 Rubinstein, Raphael. "Provisional Painting," Art in America, May, p. 122-135., illus. Pozuelo, Abel H. "Wendy White, colapso calculado," El Cultural, October 16.? Chatterson, Kris. "Studio Visit: Wendy White," BOMBlog, September 21. 2009 Johnson, Paddy. "The Next Ones," The L Magazine, September 2.? Peng, Qi. "Wendy White," Salt Lake City Fine Arts Examiner, July 22. Johnson, Paddy & Archey, Karen. "33 Outstanding Artists Emerging After 1999," Art Fag City, (April). 2008 Hudson, Suzanne. "Wendy White, Leo Koenig," Artforum, Oct, p. 383., illus. Olson, Craig. "Painting: Now and Forever, Part II," The Brooklyn Rail, Sept. Chu, Ingrid. "Accident Blackspot," Time Out New York, Aug. 20-26. Saltz, Jerry. "Wendy White: Critics' Pick," New York Magazine, July 28. Coates, Jennifer. "Wendy White, 'Autokennel'," Time Out New York, July 10-16, p. 58. Guha, Rohin. "Wendy White's 'Autokennel' @ Leo Koenig," Black Book, July 22. Barmeyer, Mary Logan. "Wendy White," Papermag, June 19. Conner, Jill. "Freeze Frame," ArtUS, Issue 22, Spring. Olson, Craig. "Freeze Frame," The Brooklyn Rail, March, p. 50-1; illus. Maine, Stephen. "From Glitter to Grit," The New York Sun, Jan 24. Gunn, Dan. "Some Abstraction Occurs," Newcity Chicago, Jan 11. 2007 Gehman, Geoff. "Handmade objects emerge into a visual playground," The Morning Call, April. Hollday, Frank. "Abstraction Reconsidered," Gay City News, July 26. Maine, Stephen. "Addressing Liberty Without Literality, The New York Sun, Aug 2. Maine, Stephen. "Wendy White at Sixtyseven," Art in America, Feb. Exhibition catalog, Emergent Behavior, Martin Art Gallery, Muhlenberg College, Allentown, PA 2006 Fox, Catherine. "Man's Junk Gives Off a Toxic Vibe," Atlanta Journal-Constitution, Nov 19. 2005 Bischoff, Dan. "Siege mentality...," The Star-Ledger, Jan 21. WHITE / BIBLIOGRAPHY (cont.) 2004 Byrd, Cathy. "Wendy White: Silver Tongued," Art Papers, April/May, p. 40-41. Koether, Jutta. "Ich will eine stadtkunstlerin sein," Texte Zur Kunst, July; illus. Maine, Stephen. "Dateline Brooklyn," Artnet.com, April 14. 2003 Granieri, Laurie. "They'll Take Manhattan," Home News Tribune, May 2; illus. 2001 Byrd, Cathy. "Wendy White at Solomon Projects," Art in America, May. BOOKS 2011 Schwabsky, Barry. Vitamin P2: New Perspectives in Painting, Phaidon Press Limited, London. SOLO EXHIBITION CATALOGS?? 2013 Molon, Dominic. "Wendy White: Pick Up a Knock," Andrew Rafacz, Chicago, IL (forthcoming)? Smith, Josh and White, Wendy. "Wendy White," Maruani & Noirhomme, Brussels, Belgium? 2010 "Wendy White," Leo Koenig Inc., New York, NY GROUP EXHIBITION CATALOGS?? 2012 Idealizing the Imaginary: Illusion and Invention in Contemporary Painting, essay by Dick Goody, Oakland University Art Gallery? 2010 Quick While Still, essay by Colin Huerter, Heist Gallery, New York, NY? 2009 Jettison: New Ideas in Abstraction, essay by Ruth Crnkovich, Austin Peay State University? 2007 Emergent Behavior, Martin Art Gallery, Muhlenberg College WRITING 2012 “Inspiration Information,” School of Visual Arts MFA Thesis 2012 catalog essay, published by the School of Visual Arts, New York, NY 2007 "Jered Sprecher," catalog essay, published by The Art Gallery of Knoxville, TN 2006 "Iconoclast," catalog essay for Raoul de Keyser, published by David Zwirner, New York, NY CURATORIAL 2013 Co-curator (with David Humphrey), Deep Cuts, Anna Kustera, New York, NY 2012 Co-curator (with Justin Adian), Division 169, Rawson Projects, Brooklyn, NY 2011 Curator, Mason Gross School of the Arts/Rutgers University, New York Area MFA Annual, Hunter College/Times Square Gallery, New York, NY 2010 Curator, De-Nature, Jolie Laide Gallery, Philadelphia, PA TEACHING EXPERIENCE 2010 – present Part-time Lecturer, Mason Gross School of the Arts, Rutgers University, New Brunswick, NJ Graduate Painting Seminar, Undergraduate Advanced Painting 1997 – 2000 Professor, Savannah College of Art & Design, Savannah, GA Foundations, Fibers, Fashion Departments LECTURES AND PANELS 2013 Visiting Artist, Pratt Institute, Brooklyn, NY (Oct)? Lecture & Visiting Artist, Brooklyn College, Brooklyn, NY (Oct)? Lecture & Visiting Artist, School of the Art Institute of Chicago, IL (Sept)? Visiting Artist, Summer Intensive, Tyler School of Art, Philadelphia, PA? Critical Dialog Lecture Series, Tyler School of Art, Philadelphia, PA? Lecture, University of the Arts, Philadelphia, PA 2012 ? Senior Painting & Drawing Survey Guest Critic, Pratt Institute, Brooklyn, NY Lecture & Visiting Artist, Fine Arts Work Center, Provincetown, MA Visiting Artist, Virginia Commonwealth University, Richmond, VA Lecture & Visiting Artist, University of Richmond, Richmond, VA Kossak Painting Fellowship Guest Critic, Hunter College, New York, NY Lecture & Visiting Artist, Painting Department, Cranbrook Academy, Bloomfield Hills, MI ?Lecture, Mason Gross School of the Arts, New Brunswick, NJ ?MFA Lecture Series, Portland State University, Portland, OR ?Art Forum Spring 2012 Lecture Series, Montclair State University, Montclair, NJ ?Lecture, ArtEZ Institute of the Arts, Arnhem, NL ?Lecture, Royal Institute of the Arts, Stockholm, Sweden Lecture & Visiting Artist, Savannah College of Art and Design, Savannah, GA? Lecture & Visiting Artist, School of Visual Arts, New York, NY ? Panel, "Painting and the Collapsed Field," South Eastern College Art Conference, Savannah, GA ?Lecture & Visiting Artist, Diane Marek Visiting Artist Series, University of Tennessee, Chattanooga, TN? 2011 Lecture & Visiting Critic, Rhode Island School of Design, Providence, RI? Visiting Artist, Parsons The New School for Design, New York, NY ?Current Perspectives Lecture Series, Kansas City Art Institute, Kansas City, MO? Panel, "Abstract Painting at 100," College Art Association Conference, NY 2010 ? Lecture & Visiting Artist, School of the Art Institute of Chicago, IL? Lecture, Mason Gross School of the Arts, New Brunswick, NJ? Lecture & Visiting Artist, SCAD Atlanta, GA 2009 ?Lecture & Visiting Artist, Massachusetts College of Art and Design, Boston, MA? Lecture & Visiting Artist, Art Institute of Boston at Lesley University, Boston, MA? Lecture & Visiting Artist, School of the Museum of Fine Arts, Boston, MA 2008 ? Lecture, University of Central Florida, Orlando, FL 2007 ?Lecture & Visiting Artist, SUNY Purchase, NY ?Lecture & Visiting Artist, Bard College, Annondale-on-Hudson, NY